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  Division of Cardiology

Cardiology Grand Rounds

The Cardiology Grand Rounds conference is held throughout the academic year on TUESDAYS at 7:30am.

SELECTED PRESENTATIONS of Cardiology Grand Rounds can be found HERE.

For more information about this conference, please contact Dr. João Cavalcante.
For more seminars related to Cardiology research, please see the VMI Calendar.


2017    

Jan 10

BST S100A

M & M Conference

  • Zach Rhinehart, MD
  • Helen Huang, MD

Jan 17

BST S100A

JARED MAGNANI, MD | Bio
University of Pittsburgh/UPMC

TITLE: “What did the cardiologist say? Health literacy and the HVI”

Jan 24

BST S120

CLIFTON CALLAWAY, MD, PhD | Bio
University of Pittsburgh/UPMC

TITLE: "10 Years of Post-Arrest Care"

Jan 31

BST S120

JOHN GREENWOOD, MBChB, PhD, MRCP(UK) | Bio
University of Leeds, UK

TITLE: “The CE-MARC Programme - from Research to Clinical Practice”

Feb 7

BST S100A

JEFFREY GOLDBERGER, MD
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

TITLE: “New Paradigms in Atrial Fibrillation”

Feb 14

BST S100A

IAIN SCOTT, PhD | Bio
University of Pittsburgh / Vascular Medicine Institute

TITLE: “Regulation of Mitochondrial Energy Metabolism in the Heart”

Feb 21

BST S120

M & M Conference

  • DINGXIN QIN, MD, MSc
  • GEORGE CATER, MD

Feb 28

 

cancelled

Mar 7

BST S120

ACC Mock Sessions

  • AMY MARINO, MD
    "Multi-Fetal Gestation, Breastfeeding, Delivery Method and Myocardial Recovery in Peripartum Cardiomyopathy: Results From the Multicenter IPAC Study"

  • ISLAM ABDELKARIM, MD
    "Poor Agreement Between Transthoracic Echocardiography and Right Heart Catheterization for Assessment of Pulmonary Hypertension Severity: Clinical Applications in the TAVR Era"

  • MASATAKA SUGAHARA, MD
    "Simplified Measures of Right Ventricular and Atrial Remodeling Are Predictive of Outcomes in Patients With Pulmonary Hypertension"

  • AHMAD MASRI, MD
    "Predictors of a Positive Technetium Pyrophosphate Scan in Patients With Suspected Cardiac Amyloidosis"

  • DEEPAK KUMAR PASUPULA, MD
    "Pulmonary Vascular Resistance Predicts Mortality in End-Stage Renal Disease Patients With Pulmonary Hypertension"

Mar 14

BST S100A

ACC Mock Sessions

  • AMBER JOHNSON, MD, MBA
    "G-Protein Receptor Kinase 5 Polymorphisms and Outcomes in the African American Heart Failure Trial: Results From the Genetic Risk Assessment of Heart Failure in African-Americans Sub-Study"

  • SHIVANG SHAH, MD
    "Characterization of Pulmonary Vein Reconnection Post Cryoballoon Ablation"

  • OLUREMI AJALA, MD
    "Ideal Cardiovascular Health Metrics in Couples: A Community-Based Population Study"

  • JOÃO CAVALCANTE, MD
    "Prognostic Value of Right Ventricle-Pulmonary Artery Coupling in TAVR Patients: Time to Integrate the Right Side Unit"

Mar 21

 

NO MEETING

Mar 28

 

NO MEETING

Apr 4

BST S100A

DENNIS BRUEMMER, MD, PhD | Bio
University of Pittsburgh / Vascular Medicine Institute

TITLE: “Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease: Challenges and New Opportunities”

Apr 11

BST S100A

M & M Conference

  • Wei Sun, MD
  • Mourad Senussi, MBBCh

Apr 18

BST S120

ROGER HAJJAR, MD | Bio
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

TITLE: “Gene Therapy & Genome Engineering for Acquired & Inherited Cardiomyopathies”

Apr 25

BST S100A

JAMES THOMAS, MD | Bio
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

TITLE: “Mitral Valve Disease: Today and Tomorrow”

May 2

Scaife Hall
Rm 1104

ROBERT GERSZTEN, MD | Bio
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

TITLE: “Mining the Blood for New Cardiometabolic Hormones”

May 9

Scaife Hall
Rm 1104

DANIEL EDMUNDOWICZ, MD, MS | Bio
Temple University

TITLE: “Dylipidemia Update 2017: What’s changed and what hasn’t in the Epidemiology, Pathophysiology and Therapeutic Approaches”

May 16

BST S100A

CHRISTOPHER KRAMER, MD | Bio
University of Virginia

TITLE: “Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy – Novel Predictors of Prognosis”

May 23

BST S120

M & M Conference

  • Alicia Topoll, MD
  • Michael Genuardi, MD

May 30

BST S100A

Senior Fellow Research Series

  • Yaron Fridman, MD
    “Modifiable Cardiovascular Risk Factors and Myocardial Fibrosis”

Wed, May 31

BST S123

Senior Fellow Research Series

  • Aken Desai, MD
    A Tale of Two Projects

  • Matthew Lander, MD
    “Prognostication and Management of LVAD Patients: Biomarkers and Post-Operative Interventions”

Jun 6

BST S100A

Senior Fellow Research Series

  • Joshua Levenson, MD
    "Enhancing Code Status Quality”

  • Manling Zhang, MD, MS
    “GCN5L1 Medicated Mitrochondrial Acetylation
    in Cardiac Hypertrophy and Heart Failure”

Wed, Jun 7

BST S123

Senior Fellow Research Series

  • Meshe Chonde, MD
    Developing a Hospital System-Based Approach for Extracorporeal Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

  • Amber Johnson, MD, MBA
    “Understanding and Addressing Disparities in Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator Use”

Jun 13

BST S100A

Senior Fellow Research Series

  • Eli Friedman, MD
    "Runners and Basketball Players: A Tale of Two Sports Cardiology Topics”

  • Robert Baumgartner, MD
    “Microbes: the Bugs Inside of You"

Wed, Jun 14

BST S123

Senior Fellow Research Series

  • Andrea Elliott, MD
    Evaluation Therapeutic Options for ARDA and Thier Effects on the Right Ventricle

  • Yasser Rodriguez, MD
    “Characteristics and Outcomes of Concurrently Diagnosed New Rapid Atrial Fibrillation or Flutter and New Reduced Ejection Fraction”